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Superior National Golf Course

5731 West Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
+1 218-663-7195
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Incredible View... Great Golf

We played 18 holes yesterday and had a great time. It's a really nice course with the most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bonnie S
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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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Great course great shape new 18 hole River and Canyon Courses..DO NOT MISS

There are 27 holes but the old 9 the Mountain is for "foot golf". The River is beautiful and winds... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JaniceRW
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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Championship course offers 27 holes carved from 400 acres of the Superior National Forest, winding through the Poplar River Valley with breathtaking views of nearby Lake Superior.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“played holes” (3 reviews)
“the river” (19 reviews)
“tee box” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
5731 West Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612
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+1 218-663-7195
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We played 18 holes yesterday and had a great time. It's a really nice course with the most incredible views... absolutely gorgeous. Staff was really friendly. One disappointment was they had last call for the beer cart at 1:30 in the afternoon. Not sure why...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are 27 holes but the old 9 the Mountain is for "foot golf". The River is beautiful and winds up the mountain with great vista's, then the canyon is outrageous, difficult but fair. Do not miss playing this if you are up in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, cool morning at Superior National! Located on Scenic Highway 61 the course is easy to access & fun to play. We selected 9 Mountain holes-front 9 is ‘mountain’ second 9 ‘river’. Just enough challenge for our non competitive/casual group. The staff was hospitable &...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

While on the north shore for our honeymoon we wanted to play this course. Between the puddles on the course and the fog it was a challenge. The folks at the club house were great, had a wonderful lunch and warm up. Thoroughly enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

We were some of the original members of the club, and were members 22 years before we left. They have three courses and they have redone 2 of them in last few years, making them fun and challenging, with breathtaking views and awesome golf. They...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Played the Mountain course Labor Day 9/4/17 with wife and for $28 each twilight I thought was fair considering a few cow pasture Canadian tracks we passed on that are way over priced ($35-40 for 9)and charge extra for cart. Just about everyone uses a...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Not much give if you miss a shot, beautiful views as you golfed. Greens nicely kept and soft, fairways not level.

1  Thank Amy P
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SuperiorN, Manager at Superior National Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Hi Amy, Hope you enjoyed your day of golf. Looking forward to you getting the chance to play golf with us again at Superior National.

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

This was the second time we have golfed at Superior National and it is one of our favorite courses. While we like the Mountain Course, our favorite is the River with the amazing views of the Lake and the beautiful river running through. The Canyon...More

Thank Kristine L
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SuperiorN, Manager at Superior National Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank You Kristine. Glad you enjoyed your day of golf! Heath Ekstrom, PGA Head Golf Professional

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Reviewed June 10, 2017

I played here 20 years ago and the group's reviews were not favorable back then. But a trip to the north shore and reading about renovations I thought it was time for another try. It's still not ready for serious play. Don't get me wrong,...More

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SuperiorN, Manager at Superior National Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you dm4golf, I appreciate you response and comments. I'm glad you had the chance to play golf with us. It is true that they're are spots on the Mountain course that the ground has heaved over the years and needs some areas of repair....More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

My wife and I decided to open the Golf season at SNGC and had a great time. We got in on their third day open and before a week of sleet and snow. The course was very wet so winter rules with a few extra...More

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SuperiorN, Manager at Superior National Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thanks Jim B, Hope you can come back this summer. Temps are now above the probable 40 degrees you played in May, it was a COLD May. Yikes! It will be pleasurable to play here in July or August when the Twin Cities are 90+...More

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